March 31, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Celebrate children’s books, fairy tales and Hans Christian Andersen!

April 2nd marks a double celebration day: International Children’s Books Day which is held on Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday, who was born on this day in 1805. Hans Christian Anderson wrote plays, novels, poetry and travel journals, but he is best remembered for … Continue reading

September 9, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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‘The Heart of Darkness’ on Tour in Japan: Illustrators Exhibition Tour 2014

Here at Helbling Languages we pay careful attention to the illustrations in our readers. Choosing the right style for each story is an exciting and important step in the book preparation process. In our readers texts and images are interdependent, … Continue reading

March 28, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Meet three illustrators: Andrea Alemanno, Mario Onnis and Michele Rocchetti

Three illustrators, three distinctive visual styles and three different ways of looking at the world. Andrea Alemanno, Mario Onnis and Michele Rocchetti have just returned from the International Children’s Book Fair in Bologna. We asked them about their experiences and … Continue reading